Scenes shot on San Francisco Bay during Fleet Week (ca. 1929-31), on a lake and at a zoo. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: San Francisco Bay, Fleet Week, lakes, zoos, animals, home movies, leisure, recreation, military
Poetic exposition of a child's day at a modern (progressive education-minded) summer camp. Produced by John Ferno and Joseph Losey. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Children, Society: Education, Recreation
Home movies showing an outdoor meal attended by upper-middle-class people, fishing on San Francisco Bay (the Marin islands and East and West Brother Islands visible), boating in the area of San Francisco Marina, and scenes of Fleet Week in San Francisco Bay, ca. 1929-31. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: San Francisco Bay, Fleet Week, home movies, leisure, recreation, military, dining, eating, meals,...
Promotes recreation (especially under nighttime lighting) as the answer to boredom, juvenile delinquency and social pathologies. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Recreation, Juvenile delinquency, Children
Produced by Jack Simmons and Bob Jordan. Titles date film as Sunday, July 7, 1940. Includes scenes of a picnic, two men practicing contact gymnastics, resting and sport. After "The End" title, film includes footage of automobile racing on banked track in enclosed stadium, point-of-view scenes shot from a car driving westbound on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, eastbound scenes on the bridge, scenes on San Francisco Bay shot from a ferry, a parade on an unidentified occasion... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: San Francisco, San Francisco Bay, San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, Golden Gate Bridge, home...
Travelogue, made for theatrical showing and commissioned by Cheverolet, promoting tourism by car in several areas, including Oak Creek Canyon in Arizona, San Luis Obispo and San Diego in California, and Western Michigan. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Automobiles: Advertising, Travelogues, Arizona, California, Michigan, Recreation
Bowling made respectable and appealing to middle-class Americans through modernization and "Populuxe" design. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Recreation, Sports: Bowling, Families
Travelogue, made for theatrical showing and commissioned by Cheverolet, promoting tourism by car in several Natural Parks, including Cayuga Lake in New York, Olympic National Park in Washington, Cedar Breaks National Monument in Utah, and the Columbia River Highwa in Oregon. 0631 PA8632 Roads to Romance: from 013.07; 16 Koda pos comp print favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Automobiles: Advertising, Travelogues, New York, Washington, Utah, Oregon, Recreation
Begins as a travelogue showing a family excursion through North Carolina's Great Smoky Mountains, then turns into a promotional film for clothing and other things made from cotton. Much discussion of tent varieties; "a sewn-in tent floor ends worries about things that crawl and creep." Subplot about daughter who is unhappy to go camping, but finally enjoys herself because she meets a boy.04:44:28:04 Disembodied hand grabs for map of the Glorious West and Yellowstone in shelf beside... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Cotton, Textiles, Fabrics, Tents, Clothing, Fashions, Families, Vacations, Leisure, Recreation,...
Travelogue, made for theatrical showing and commissioned by Cheverolet, promoting tourism by car in several Natural Parks, including Narragansett Bay in Rhode Island, Minnehaha Parkway in Minneapolis and the Pennsylvania Turnpike. 0631 PA8632 Roads to Romance: from 013.07; 16 Koda pos comp print favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Automobiles: Advertising, Travelogues, Rhode Island, Minnesota, Pennsylvania, Recreation
Cindy, a tomboy unsure of her social status, dreams of a party where her fairy godmother gives her etiquette lessons, and wakes up to receive her very own invitation. Filmed in Lawrence, Kansas. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 15 reviews ) Topics: Gender roles, Social guidance: Etiquette, Recreation